Tower of David
ancient citadel in Walls of Jerusalem
Coordinates: 31°46′34″N 35°13′40″E / 31.77611°N 35.22778°E
The Tower of David (Hebrew: מגדל דוד, Migdal David, Arabic: برج داود, Burj Daud) is an ancient citadel located in Jaffa Gate of the Old City of Jerusalem. It was originally expanded during the 2nd century BC. It was destroyed and then rebuilt several times, in the Christian, Muslim, Mamluk and Ottoman periods in Jerusalem. Today the citadel is used for the History of Jerusalem Museum.
- 360 degrees HD virtual tour of the Tower of David Museum Archived 2008-01-17 at the Wayback Machine
- Tower of David Museum Archived 2009-11-03 at the Wayback Machine
- A tourist's guide to the Tower of David Museum